Director of Public Works

City of Newport News, VA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Public Works Director
  • Salary: DOQ/DOE
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 180,719
  • Website:
  • Where: 700 Town Center Drive, Suite 200 Newport News, VA 23606
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Apr 10 2019

Deadline: May 12 2019


Director of Public Works
The City of Newport News is excited to announce the recruitment for a Public Works Director that will lead a dynamic and award winning organization to the next level. If this is you, we invite you to learn more about the position, the organization and our community! The Director of Public Works provides leadership for the department which includes over 350 employees and an operating budget of $96 million. Knowledge of waste management, wastewater, street maintenance and stormwater, as well as familiarity with emergency operations during disasters, events and other incidents and crisis situations is required.

The position will remain open until filled, however priority will be given to applications received before May 12, 2019. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, including position requirements, and to apply visit

The City of Newport News is an Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer.